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Holiday in Portugal

Holiday in Portugal

Holiday in Portugal showcases the popular music of Portugal in the 1960s–70s, performed by the Shegundo Galarza Orchestra and featuring the guitar stylings of Jorge Fontes. The recording displays musical moods ranging from bright and vivacious to dark and moody. Listeners may recognize several Portuguese songs that enjoyed popularity in the United States as well during the 1960s (“April in Portugal,” “Lavadeiras de Portugal,” and “Lisboa Antiga”). The liner notes provide song listings and a selection of other Portuguese albums recorded by Monitor Records.

Track Listing

101
April in Portugal Shegundo Galarza 3:38
102
Casa Portuguesa (Portuguese House) Shegundo Galarza 3:01
103
Canção Do Mar (Song of the Sea) Shegundo Galarza 2:45
104
Lavadeiras de Portugal (Washerwoman of Portugal) Shegundo Galarza 2:58
105
Lisboa Não Sejas Francesa (Lisbon, Don't Be French) Shegundo Galarza 2:35
106
Tudo Isto E Fado (This is a Fado) Shegundo Galarza 1:59
201
Lisboa Antiga (Old Lisbon) Shegundo Galarza 2:19
202
Lisboa a Noite (Lisbon by Night) Shegundo Galarza 3:06
203
Mãe Preta (Black Mother) Shegundo Galarza 3:19
204
Pauliteiros Do Douro (Stick Dance from Douro) Shegundo Galarza 2:18
205
Madragoa Shegundo Galarza 2:07
206
Sempre Que Lisboa Canta (Whenever Lisbon Sings) Shegundo Galarza 1:57

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